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Modern Samurai Project, Red Dots: Fundamentals and Performance Workshop, Berryville, VA

July 9


Red Dots on pistols are becoming more popular (again) as options for carry weapons. Part of mastery is training – here it is!


Prerequisites: Must have already taken a fundamental class by a vetted instructor. Student should be able to clear Dot Torture drill at 3 yards

Topics Covered
• Zeroing your red dot. 10 yard zero. 25 yard confirmation. Ammo selection.
• Draw and how to stop fishing for the dot. Why back up irons are necessary?
• Only use the necessary amount of information required to make an acceptably accurate shot at the speed and distance required.
• Red dots up close. 5 yards and in.
• Red dots at distance
• Speed: Efficiency of draw and presentation. Concealed and Open setups. Speed is the economy of motion. The Langdon presentation method. Speed is not useless frenetic movement. Micro Drill training method.
• Dot tracking: Grip, stance, dot movement, predictability. Stop over confirming the dot!
• Modes of Practice: Speed mode. Accuracy Mode. Match/For Realz Mode.
• How to get better on your own. Dry fire for skill building. Live fire for confirmation.
• Why you should compete.
• Mini match to test skills.


Equipment needed:

Slide mounted red dot pistol.

The ability to carry 3 mags (1 in gun, 2 in pouches).

Good holster of student’s choice. No Serpas. No old leather holsters.

500 rounds of reliable ammo.

Eye pro, Ear pro.

Open mind


Berryville, VA
Berryville, VA 22611 United States + Google Map


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